Battle Honours of the 69th New York Militia &
69th New York State Volunteers

Badge of The 1st Division, Second Corp
Over the 4 years of the Civil War the 69th New York Regiment, which was 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, took part in many famous battles.
After the Battle of Bull Run, the 69th New York Militia returned to the city, their 90 day enlistment having expired, many of the men re-enlisted into the 69th New York Volunteer Infantry and served gallantly until the end of the war.
The Irish Brigade remained with the Army of the Potomac under the command of General Ulysses S. Grant, fighting in every major engagement until the surrender ceremony at Appomattox.

A replica of the 2nd flag
made by 1st Sgt Darren Paul

Bull Run
Penninsula
Siege of Yorktown
Seven Pines or Fair Oaks
Gaines Mill
Peach Orchard
Savage Station
Malvern Hill
Antietam
Fredricksburg
Chancellorsville
Gettysburg
Rappahannock
Bristoe Campaign
Battle of the Wilderness
Spotsylvania Courthouse
Cold Harbor
Siege of Petersburg
Appomattox Court House
Surrender of Lee and his army